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Personal profile


Giovanni is a Professor at the Department of Economics.
He completed a Ph.D. in Economics and Econometrics at the University of York (UK). Before joining Monash University, he held positions at the School of Business and Economics of the University of Exeter, at the Department of Economics of the University of Glasgow, and at the Department of Economics and Management of the University of Padua.
His main research interests are in the fields of macroeconomics and time series econometrics. His research has been published, among others, in: Journal of Econometrics, Journal of Monetary Economics, Economic Journal, Journal of Applied Econometrics.
More information can be found on his personal webpage.

Research interests

Applied Time Series Econometrics, Macroeconomics

Supervision interests

Measuring uncertainty

Estimating the macroeconomic effects of financial and uncertainty shocks

The interaction of fiscal and monetary policy

The determinants of systemic crises

Multi-layer factor models


Monash teaching commitment

Monetary Economics

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
  • SDG 14 - Life Below Water
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

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